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by Hugh
Thu Apr 18, 2019 10:19 am
Forum: TECHNICAL
Topic: CCM 404 DS starting problem
Replies: 58
Views: 4415

Re: CCM 404 DS starting problem

Greetings,

It might be worth phoning Gas Gas Motos, at Buxton to speak with Jude or Andy Hipwell, to establish what they used and can supply;

http://www.gasgasuk.com

01298 766813

TTFN

Hugh.
by Hugh
Thu Apr 18, 2019 9:53 am
Forum: TECHNICAL
Topic: Yamaha Serow CDI
Replies: 20
Views: 821

Re: Yamaha Serow CDI

Greetings, Yes, the prize goes to Steve. What I think may have been the problem is that one of the three small spring loaded connectors within the switch might have been touching and making contact but not firmly enough because I was getting readings. I should have used a test lamp rather than a mul...
by Hugh
Wed Apr 17, 2019 9:40 pm
Forum: TECHNICAL
Topic: Yamaha Serow CDI
Replies: 20
Views: 821

Re: Yamaha Serow CDI

Greetings, Finally it runs :shock: :roll: :lol: Well, after replacing the battery, replacing the ignition coil, stripping the wiring loom, removing connectors and replacing by soldering wires together, rewiring the magneto coil, replacing the CDI with the very last one known in captivity in Europe, ...
by Hugh
Sun Apr 14, 2019 4:54 pm
Forum: WE LOVE PICS
Topic: A photo you took, today
Replies: 7577
Views: 742279

Re: A photo you took, today

Greetings,

I can confirm that Andi's photo is of Three Shires Head.

There is a predecessor of a TRO, going back to August 1940, which permits motorcycles to use the route.

TTFN

Hugh.
by Hugh
Wed Apr 10, 2019 9:15 am
Forum: WELCOME NEWBIE
Topic: First adventure bike stolen in 3 weeks - Triumph Tiger 800 XCX
Replies: 18
Views: 597

Re: First adventure bike stolen in 3 weeks - Triumph Tiger 800 XCX

Greetings,

Sorry to hear of your bike being stolen. I have sent the details to be posted on the APTR facebook website.

Fingers crossed that you get it back undamaged.

TTFN

Hugh.
by Hugh
Mon Apr 08, 2019 9:55 pm
Forum: TECHNICAL
Topic: CCM 404 DS starting problem
Replies: 58
Views: 4415

Re: CCM 404 DS starting problem

Greetings Richard, Do you have anyway of conducting a cylinder leakage test, ie lock engine at top dead centre compression with both valves closed, apply air pressure through the spark plug hole and look/smell/listen for air escaping past valves out through the carburettor or silencer, piston - bore...
by Hugh
Thu Apr 04, 2019 11:24 am
Forum: THE PUB
Topic: pcp balloon payment
Replies: 37
Views: 1263

Re: pcp balloon payment

Greetings,

'Cash' might not be King anymore when bargaining for a new purchase but it is still the safest option.

TTFN

Hugh.
by Hugh
Thu Apr 04, 2019 11:13 am
Forum: GREEN LANES, TRAILS and OFF-ROAD
Topic: Ramsden Road, Holmfirth, Kirklees.
Replies: 2
Views: 455

Re: Ramsden Road, Holmfirth, Kirklees.

Greetings, You may not previously been aware of this group which has recently been set up in conjunction with Kirklees Council with the sole aim to collectively assist them with the repair to and future maintenance of an old road, now used as a Green Lane. It is just outside of Holmfirth and over th...
by Hugh
Thu Apr 04, 2019 9:37 am
Forum: HOW TO..........
Topic: How to source a brake disc that is no longer available
Replies: 4
Views: 998

Re: How to source a brake disc that is no longer available

Greetings,

Thanks, I have added the "URL" (I think that is what it is called - hope its not an embarrassing wee wee illness :oops: ) to my Bookmarks for future reference.

TTFN

Hugh.
by Hugh
Mon Apr 01, 2019 10:19 am
Forum: THE PUB
Topic: EU. In or out?
Replies: 7153
Views: 393033

Re: EU. In or out?

Greetings,

Thought the video on this link might be of interest;



TTFN

Hugh.

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